Journey in Life: 12/22/16

Thursday, December 22, 2016

"Hit by the stupid stick" nghĩa là gì?

Thật dại dột. Photo courtesy emilyvanwormer.

'Hit by the stupid stick' (bị cái gậy ngu phang vào đầu) -> nghĩa là có hành động rất ngu ngốc (made to act really stupid).

Ví dụ
The two infowarriors I've met in the flesh were definitely hit by the stupid stick while young.

If I didn't already know the intelligence level of her family, I would say she got hit by the stupid stick.

I was pretty much a goodie-two-shoes and, as my mom can attest, only got hit by the “stupid stick” after I turned 18.

Over the years I have come to understand that when agencies say they are listening, it really means they are hit by the stupid stick.

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